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Glossary of Rank, Decorations, Units and Missions

(Related to the Roll of Honour)

RANK

Brig
LCol
W/C
Maj
Capt
Lt
F/O
MWO
WO
S/Sgt
Sgt
PO2
MCpl
LS
Cpl
Bdr
Pte
Tpr
Gnr
Spr
Cfn
Sig
Rfn

A/
(R)
- Brigadier (old rank - Army)
- Lieutenant Colonel
- Wing Commander (old rank - Air Force)
- Major
- Capt
- Lieutenant
- Flying Officer (old rank - Air Force)
- Master Warrant Officer
- Warrant Officer
- Staff Sergeant (old rank - Army)
- Sergeant
- Petty Officer 2nd Class (Navy)
- Master Corporal
- Leading Seaman (Navy)
- Corporal
- Bombardier (old rank - Artillery)
- Private
- Trooper (old rank - Armoured)
- Gunner (old rank - Artillery)
- Sapper (old rank - Engineers)
- Craftsman (old rank - Electrical Mechanical Engineers)
- Signalman (old rank - Signals)
- Rifleman (old rank - Infantry)

- Acting
- Reserve

DECORATIONS

DSO
DFC
ED
CD
- Distinguished Service Order
- Distinguished Flying Cross
- Efficiency Decoration
- Canadian Forces Decoration

UNITS

RCAC
RCD
LdSH (RC)
RBC
KOCR
RCHA
RALC
RCE
RGC
CME
RC Sigs
CMBG HQ & Sig Sqn
C Int C
PPCLI
RCR
Cdn Gds
QOR of C
R22eR
LER
CAR
NS Highrs
R Westmr R
RHC
Lake Sup Scot R
PLF
RCEME
RCASC
C Pro C
RCOC
Fd Amb
Amb de C
LFCAHQ
RCAF
ATU
BSF
TSE
THSSU
BG
- Royal Canadian Armoured Corps
- Royal Canadian Dragoons
- Lord Strathconas Horse (Royal Canadians)
- Régiment blindé du Canada
- King's Own Calgary Regt
- Royal Canadian Horse Artillery
- Régiment d'Artillerie légère du Canada
- Royal Canadian Engineers
- Régiment du génie de combat
- Canadian Military Engineers
- Royal Canadian Signals
- Canadian Mechanized Brigade Group Headquarters & Signal Squadron
- Canadian Intelligence Corps
- Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry
- Royal Canadian Regiment
- Canadian Guards
- Queen's Own Rifles of Canada
- Royal 22e Régiment
- Loyal Edmonton Regiment
- Canadian Airborne Regiment
- Nova Scotia Highlanders
- Royal Westminster Regiment
- Royal Highland Regt of Canada
- Lake Superior Scottish Regiment
- Princess Louise Fusiliers
- Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
- Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
- Canadian Provost Corps
- Royal Canadian Ordinance Corps
- Field Ambulance
- Ambulance de campagne
- Land Forces Central Area Headquarters
- Royal Canadian Air Force
- Air Transport Unit
- Base Security Force
- Theatre Support Element
- Theatre Health Support Services Unit
- Battle Group

MISSIONS

UNMOGIP
UNEF I
UNTSO
ONUC
UNFICYP
UNEF II
ICSC
ICCS
UNDOF
UNTAC
UNPROFOR
UNITAF
UNAMIR
IFOR
UNMIH
SFOR
KFOR
ISAF
MFO
- UN Military Observer Group in India and Pakistan
- UN Emergency Force (Sinai)
- UN Truce Supervision Organization (Middle East)
- Opération des Nations unies au Congo
- UN Peacekeeping Force in Cyprus
- UN Emergency Force II (Egypt, Israel)
- International Commission for Supervision and Control (Indochina)
- International Commission for Control and Supervision (Vietnam)
- UN Disengagement Observer Force (Syria - Golan)
- UN Transitional Authority in Cambodia
- UN Protection Force (Balkans)
- Unified Task Force (Somalia)
- UN Assistance Mission in Rwanda
- Implementation Force (Bosnia-Herzegovina) - NATO
- UN Mission in Haiti
- Stabilization Force (Bosnia-Herzegovina) - NATO
- Kosovo Force - NATO
- International Security Assistance Force - NATO
- Multinational Force and Observers

CIVILIAN

FSO
- Foreign Service Officer


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